September- November Giving Calendar

MonthAwareness Day/EventStart DateEnd DateCause AreaReferenceRelated FundHashtag               
September[Month] Childhood Cancer Awareness9/19/30Health and Nutrition
September[Month] Prostate Cancer Awareness9/19/30Health and Nutrition
September[Month] Ovarian Cancer Awareness9/19/30Health and Nutrition
September[Month] World Alzheimer’s Month9/19/30Health and Nutrition
September[Month] National Suicide Prevention Month9/19/30Health and Nutrition;, #SuicidePrevention
September[Month] Hunger Action9/19/30Community Services
September[Month] National Childhood Obesity Awareness9/19/30Health and Nutrition
September[Month] Wilderness9/19/30Animals and the Environment
September[Month] Save the Koala9/19/30Animals and the Environment
September[Month] Save a Tiger9/19/30Animals and the Environment
September[Month] Cleanup9/19/30Animals and the Environment
September[Month] National Disaster Preparedness9/19/30Community Services, #DisastersDontWait
September[Month] National Food Safety Education9/19/30Health and Nutrition, #FoodSafety
September[Month] Fruit and Veggies—More Matters9/19/30Health and Nutrition, #FruitsandVeggiesMonth
September[Month] National Yoga Awareness9/19/30Health and Nutrition
September[Month] Whole Grains9/19/30Health and Nutrition
September[Month] Responsible Dog Ownership9/19/30Animals and the Environment
September[Month] World Animal Remembrance9/19/30Animals and the Environment
September[Month] Animal Pain Awareness9/19/30Animals and the Environment
September[Month] National Literacy Month9/19/30Education and Youth Development
SeptemberNational Hummingbird Day (First Sat in Sept)9/49/4Animals and the Environment
SeptemberIntl Vulture Awareness Day (First Sat in Sept)9/49/4Animals and the Environment
SeptemberNational Wildlife Day9/49/4Animals and the Environment, #wildlifeday
SeptemberInternational Day of Charity9/59/5Other, #WorldCharityDay
SeptemberAmazon (Rainforest) Day9/59/5Animals and the Environment
September[Week] Global Week of Action for the Amazon9/59/11Animals and the Environment
September[Week] National Suicide Prevention Week9/59/11Health and Nutrition
SeptemberInternational Day of Clean Air for Blue Skies9/79/7Animals and the Environment, #CleanAirForBlueSkies
SeptemberInternational Literacy Day9/89/8Education and Youth Development
SeptemberIguana Awareness Day9/89/8Animals and the Environment
SeptemberWorld Suicide Prevention Day9/109/10Health and Nutrition
SeptemberPatriot Day (remembering 9/11)9/119/11Other
SeptemberResponsible Dog Ownership Day9/119/11Animals and the Environment
September[Week] National Small Business Week9/129/18Other,, #smallbizweek
September[Week] National Farm Animal Awareness (3rd Week of Sept)9/139/17Animals and the Environment
September[Month] Hispanic Heritage9/1510/15Other
SeptemberGreenpeace Day9/159/15Animals and the Environment
SeptemberIntl Day for Preservation of the Ozone9/169/16Animals and the Environment
SeptemberWorld Patient Safety Day9/179/17Health and Nutrition
SeptemberCitizenship Day / Constitution Day9/179/17Other
September[WE] Clean Up the World (Third weekend in Sept.)9/179/19Animals and the Environment,, #CleanupDay
SeptemberCoastal Cleanup Day9/189/18Animals and the Environment
SeptemberWorld Cleanup Day9/189/18Animals and the Environment, #CleanupDay
SeptemberWorld Water Monitoring Day9/189/18Animals and the Environment, #WaterMonitoringDay
SeptemberIntl Red Panda Day – 3rd Sat of Sept9/189/18Animals and the Environment, #IRPD2021, #RedPandaDay
SeptemberSoftware Freedom Day9/189/18Education and Youth Development
September[Week] Sea Otter Awareness (Last Week of Sept)9/199/25Animals and the Environment, #SeaOtter
September[Week] Pollution Prevention9/209/26Animals and the Environment
SeptemberInternational Day of Peace9/219/21Other, #InternationalDayofPeace
SeptemberZero Emissions Day9/219/21Animals and the Environment
SeptemberCar Free Day9/229/22Animals and the Environment
SeptemberWorld Rhino Day9/229/22Animals and the Environment
SeptemberElephant Appreciation Day9/229/22Animals and the Environment
SeptemberWorld Gorilla Day9/249/24Animals and the Environment, #GorillaDay
SeptemberNational Bluebird of Happiness Day9/249/24Animals and the Environment
SeptemberNative American Day9/249/24Other
SeptemberNational Public Lands Day9/259/25Animals and the Environment
SeptemberWorld Environmental Health Day9/269/26Animals and the Environment
SeptemberWorld Rivers Day – fourth Sunday in Sept9/269/26Animals and the Environment
SeptemberUniversal Access to Information Day9/289/28Other
SeptemberWorld Rabies Day9/289/28Other
SeptemberWorld Heart Day9/299/29Health and Nutrition
October[Month] Disability Employment Awareness10/110/31Other
October[Month] Breast Cancer Awareness10/110/31Health and Nutrition
October[Month] Bullying Prevention10/110/31Education and Youth Development
October[Month] Domestic Violence Awareness10/110/31Community Services;
October[Month] National Arts & Humanities10/110/31Arts and Culture
October[Month] Black History Month (U.K.)10/110/31Other
October[Month] Bat Appreciation10/110/31Animals and the Environment
October[Month] Black Cat Awareness10/110/31Animals and the Environment
October[Month] National Animal Safety and Protection10/110/31Animals and the Environment
October[Month] National Family & Work10/110/31Other
October[Month] LGBT History10/110/31Other;
October[Month] Down Syndrome Awareness10/110/31Health and Nutrition
October[Month] Adopt a Dog10/110/31Animals and the Environment
October[Month] Financial Planning10/110/31Other
October[Month] National Work and Family10/110/31Other
OctoberInternational Day of Older Persons10/110/1Other
OctoberInternational Raccoon Appreciation Day10/110/1Animals and the Environment
OctoberWorld Smile Day (first Fri in Oct)10/110/1Other
OctoberWorld Vegetarian Day10/110/1Health and Nutrition;
OctoberWorld Farmed Animals Day10/210/2Animals and the Environment
OctoberNational Butterfly & Hummingbird Day10/310/3Animals and the Environment
October[Week] Mental Illness Awareness10/310/9Health and Nutrition
October[Week] Animal Welfare Week (First week in Oct)10/310/9Animals and the Environment
OctoberWorld Animal Day10/410/4Animals and the Environment
OctoberWorld Habitat Day (First Mon in Oct)10/410/4Animals and the Environment
OctoberWorld Teacher’s Day10/510/5Education and Youth Development
OctoberNational Do Something Nice Day10/510/5Other
OctoberBadger Day10/610/6Animals and the Environment
OctoberEnergy Efficiency Day (First Wed in Oct)10/610/6Other
OctoberWorld Financial Planning Day10/610/6Other
OctoberWorld Octopus Day10/810/8Animals and the Environment
OctoberTree Planting Day (2nd Sat in Oct)10/910/9Animals and the Environment
OctoberWorld Mental Health Day10/1010/10Health and Nutrition
OctoberInternational Day for Disaster Reduction10/1310/13Other
OctoberInternational e-waste Day10/1410/14Other
OctoberWorld Food (Security) Day10/1610/16Health and Nutrition
OctoberInternational Day for the Eradication of Poverty10/1710/17Other
OctoberInternational Sawfish Day10/1710/17Animals and the Environment
October[Week] Wolf Awareness Week (Third week in Oct)10/1710/23Animals and the Environment
October[Week] Vet Tech Week (Third week in Oct)10/1710/23Other
OctoberWorld Okapi Day10/1810/18Animals and the Environment, #OkapiDay
OctoberInternational Sloth Day10/2010/20Animals and the Environment
OctoberReptile Awareness Day10/2110/21Animals and the Environment
OctoberWorld Snow Leopard Day10/2310/23Animals and the Environment
October[Week] Red Ribbon Week (last week in Oct)10/2310/31Other
OctoberInternational Gibbon Day10/2410/24Animals and the Environment
OctoberUnited Nations Day10/2410/24Other, #UnitedNationsDay
OctoberNational Make a Difference Day10/2410/24Other
OctoberIntl Day of Climate Action10/2410/24Animals and the Environment
October[Week] Bat Appreciation10/2410/31Animals and the Environment
OctoberNational Cat Day10/2910/29Animals and the Environment;
OctoberSustainability Day (fourth Wed in Oct)10/2910/29Animals and the Environment
OctoberWorld Lemur Day10/2910/29Animals and the Environment
November[Month] Movember11/111/30Health and Nutrition
November[Month] Native American Awareness11/111/30Other
November[Month] Manatee Awareness11/111/30Animals and the Environment
November[Month] National Gratitude11/111/30Other
November[Month] National Novel Writing11/111/30Health and Nutrition
November[Month] National Epilepsy Awareness11/111/30Health and Nutrition
November[Month] Lung Cancer Awareness11/111/30Health and Nutrition
November[Month] National Adoption11/111/30Community Services
November[Month] American Diabetes11/111/30Health and Nutrition
November[Month] Gluten-Free Diet Awareness11/111/30Health and Nutrition
November[Month] National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness11/111/30Health and Nutrition
November[Month] National Career Development11/111/30Other
NovemberWorld Vegan Day11/111/1Health and Nutrition
NovemberInternational Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict11/611/6Animals and the Environment
NovemberNational Bison Day (First Sat in Nov)11/611/6Animals and the Environment
NovemberNational Hug a Bear Day11/711/7Health and Nutrition
NovemberNational Stem Day11/811/8Education and Youth Development
November[Week] Mediation Awareness11/811/12Community Services
NovemberUN World Science Day for Peace and Development11/1011/10Other
NovemberVeteran’s Day11/1111/11Other
NovemberWorld Kindness Day11/1311/13Other
November[Week] National Hunger & Homeless Awareness (begins 2nd Sat in Nov)11/1311/21Community Services
NovemberWorld Diabetes Day11/1411/14Health and Nutrition,
NovemberAmerica Recycles Day11/1511/15Animals and the Environment
November​International GIS Day11/1711/17Other
NovemberTake a Hike Day11/1711/17Other
NovemberWorld Philosophy Day (3rd Thurs)11/1811/18Arts and Culture
November[Week] American Education11/1511/19Education and Youth Development
November[Week] National Career Development11/1511/19Other
NovemberInternational Tolerance Day11/1611/16Other
NovemberNational Career Development Day11/1711/17Other
NovemberWorld Toilet Day11/1911/19Animals and the Environment
NovemberInternational Survivors of Suicide Loss Day11/2011/20Community Services
NovemberWorld Children’s Day11/2011/20Other
NovemberTransgender Day of Remembrance11/2011/20Other,
NovemberWorld Fisheries Day11/2111/21Animals and the Environment,
NovemberInternational Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women11/2511/25Other
NovemberThanksgiving (US)11/2511/25Arts and Culture
NovemberSmall Business Saturday (after Black Friday)11/2711/27Other
NovemberInternational Jaguar Day11/2911/29Animals and the Environment
NovemberGiving Tuesday11/3011/30Other

Cause areas to NTEE mappings

1. Animals and the Environment = NTEE major code C, D
2. Education and Youth Development = NTEE major code B
3. Health and Nutrition = NTEE major code E, F, G, H
4. Arts and Culture = NTEE major code A
5. Community Services = NTEE major code I, J, K, L, M, N, O, P, R, S, T, U, V, W
6. Other = all other NTEE codes